Transportation Department

Vic Cole
Transportation Supervisor
 
Contact Information:
 
1494 Old Mansfield Rd.
Wooster, OH 44691
Phone: 330-988-1111 Ext. 1601
Fax: 330-264-2518
   
Sherri Prindle
Assistant Transportation Supervisor
 
Contact Information:
 
1494 Old Mansfield Rd.
Wooster, OH 44691
Phone: 330-988-1111 Ext. 1604
Fax: 330-264-2518
   
Jennifer Yockey
Transportation Secretary
 
Contact Information:
 
1494 Old Mansfield Rd.
Wooster, OH 44691
Phone: 330-988-1111 Ext. 1600
Fax: 330-264-2518
 

 

2019-2020 BUS REGISTRATION
(REGISTRATION DEADLINE TO GET YOUR CHILD SCHEDULED ON A BUS IS JULY 30th, 2019)

Click Here! Online Bus Registration Form

 

Please Register Your Child For Busing If

1.  Your child needs bused to or from an address other than your actual home address.                                    Sitters often change,  therefore, all sitter information is deleted from prior year.

2.  Your child did not ride every day last year, to and from the home address.

3.  Your child will be attending a before or after school program.

4.  You have moved or will be moving prior to the start of school.

5.  Your child will not attend the same school this year.

6.  Your child will be a 7th grader (7th graders ride the high school buses, not elementary)

7.  Your child attends the Career Center, Liberty Prep or LEAP.

 
If your child was bused last year, but will not need busing this year, please let us know so we can update the student count for that particular bus route.

After August 15, 2019, you may use the Transfinder Online Bus Information Link (BELOW) to access your child's bus #, pick-up and/or drop off location and estimated bus times for the 2019-20 school year. Busing information will also be posted at your child's school building.

Click map to view boundaries

   

Transfinder Online Bus Information Link

Busing information will also be posted at each of our school buildings.

Pre-school students and those who require specialized transportation will be contacted by August 16, 2019 with their busing information. 

Please make sure we have your current phone number.  If you have a cell phone, please make sure your voice mailbox is set up and is able to receive messages.   Thank You! 

 

Tier  Building/Grade Level
1 Wooster High School (Grades 8-12)
1 Edgewood Middle School (Grade 7)
2 Edgewood Middle School (Grade 5/6)
2 Elementary Schools (K-4)

 

Start and End Times for ALL Schools

School

AM Start

PM End

Wooster High School (Grades 8-12)

8:05 am

2:48 pm

Edgewood Middle School (Grade 7)

8:00 am

2:43 pm

Edgewood Middle School (Grades 5-6)

8:45 am

3:35 pm

All Elementary Schools (Grades K-4)

8:55 am

3:45 pm

Littlest Generals Preschool (Ages 3-4)

8:30 to 11:40 am

12:35 to 3:45 pm

 

Walk zones

(Click Map Links Located At Right To View Walk Areas)

Building Walk Zone
Wooster High School (Grades 8-12) 1 mile
Edgewood Middle School (Grades 5-7) .75 mile
Elementary Schools (Grades K-4) .75 mile

 

The Transportation Department and its employees are dedicated to the safety and well being of all children attending the Wooster City School District system. Each student is valuable to all of us and as such will be treated with respect and dignity. We have committed ourselves as the Transportation Department to ensure that each child be given a safe trip to school in the morning and a safe return home at the end of the day.

 

Did You Know Wooster City School District.........

Has 40 School Buses in Their Fleet,

Driving 179 Routes per Day, 5 van routes

Making 2290 Stops per Day

Driving a Total of 2221 Miles per Day

Or 37,990 Miles per Year

 

Here Comes the Bus

All district busses have a GPS system installed that allows parents and students to "track" the bus and know when it is close to the pickup/dropoff location. The Here Comes the Bus app will also alert you when the bus is getting close. To learn more and install this app on your mobile device please visit this page: Here Comes the Bus

Wooster High School                        
1 Mile Walk Limit Map

Edgewood Middle School                  .75 Mile Walk Limit Map

Cornerstone Elementary School 
.75 Mile Walk Limit Map

Kean Elementary School                .75 Mile Walk Limit Map

Melrose Elementary School
.75 Mile Walk Limit Map

Parkview Elementary School
.75 Mile Walk Limit Map

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Transportation Guidelines

Transportation Board Policy

Bus Safety and Rules

 

BUS SAFETY VIDEOS

Unloading the Bus at School

Loading the Bus

Leaving the Bus

Emergencies

Dropping Things Under the Bus

Teaching Cars What to Do

Behaving On the Bus

Approaching the Bus

Waiting for the Bus